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  • Players are organised into groups of 6 to 8 players of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players arrange their own matches, book courts and share costs 
  • You can play on any court that suits both players


  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • For beginners as well as advanced players


  • There are various scoring formats you can use for your match
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players are placed in groups according to their ITF World Tennis Number
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other players in their group once during the Round
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • If you play 3 matches before the mid-point of a Round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize
  • The winner of the group is the player with the most points at the end of the Round
  • The winner of the group wins a voucher for £20 to be spent in the Local Tennis League online shop

See here for the complete rules and regulations.


Getting started

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.

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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours, please let us know.


Primary Venues

St Mary's Park

St Mary's Road, Prestwich, M25 1GG Tel: full venue details »

Manchester Tennis & Football Centre

Sportcity, Rowsley Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M11 3FF Tel: 0161 220 3800 full venue details »

Hamilton Road Park

Hamilton Road, Whitefield, M45 6QW Tel: full venue details »

Bolton Road Park

Wordsworth Avenue, Radcliffe, M26 3GP Tel: full venue details »

Nuttall Park

Nuttall Hall Road, Ramsbottom, BL0 0AS Tel: 0161 253 7575 full venue details »

Other Venues

Clarence Park

Walmersley Road, Bury, BL9 6NQ Tel: full venue details »

Close Park

Dumers Lane, Radcliffe, M26 2QA Tel: full venue details »

Manchester Road Park

Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 0TJ Tel: full venue details »

Openshaw Park

Rochdale Road, Bury,  BL9 7DF Tel: full venue details »

Town Meadow Park

Off Market Street, Tottington,  BL8 3LY Tel: full venue details »

Whitehead Park

Ainsworth Road, Bury, BL8 2QD Tel: full venue details »

Collapse AllBury Singles - Round 23 | Thursday 8 June 2023 to Wednesday 2 August 2023 (Midpoint: Wednesday 5 July 2023)

Final Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Jane Jackson 4 4 0 0 12 WWWW
2 Dan Madden 4 2 2 2 10 LWWL
3 Joe Smethurst 4 1 3 0 7 LLLW
4 Sam Cabbin 4 1 3 0 6 LWLL
5 Terry Pothin 2 1 1 0 4 LW
6 Jibran Rashid 1 1 0 0 3 W
7 AZAM BEGG 1 0 1 0 1 L
8 Alkis Antonopoulos 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Jane Jackson bt Terry Pothin (Jul 28) 6-0, 6-0
Jane Jackson bt Sam Cabbin (Jul 17) 6-0, 6-0
Sam Cabbin bt Joe Smethurst (Jul 13) 0-6, 7-5, [10-6]
Reveal CommentTerry Pothin bt Dan Madden (Jul 12) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Nice game "  -- Terry
Jane Jackson bt Joe Smethurst (Jul 9) 6-0, 6-0
Reveal CommentDan Madden bt Sam Cabbin (Jun 21) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Well played Sam!"  -- Dan
Reveal CommentJibran Rashid bt Sam Cabbin (Jun 17) 7-5, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Long match we’ll played" -- Jibran
Reveal CommentDan Madden bt Joe Smethurst (Jun 13) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great game in the heat, thanks Joe!"  -- Dan
Jane Jackson bt Dan Madden (Jun 11) 6-0, 6-0
Joe Smethurst bt AZAM BEGG (Jun 9) 6-0, 6-1


Looking for previous matches? Visit the Bury archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for Bury.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

Understanding the current rankings display: 

Players' names, W - tally of wins, L - tally of losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a note to this effect is added).


Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.